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General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer - Federal Salaries of 2012

Pay Rates for "General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer"

How much does a General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer in the federal government get paid? $80,882.79* *Based on the 2012 average.
33,160 EMPLOYEES
$2.68B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer was the 8th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2012, with 33,160 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2012, the Transportation Security Administration hired the most employees titled General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor, with an average salary of $80,418.

Government General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. The minimum paygrade for a General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor job is GS-4, and the highest paygrade that can be attained within this job series is GS-15. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.

Job Description

Administrative and Management positions have a wide range of responsibilities. Management does not refer specifically to supervisors who directly manage organizations or teams. Rather jobs in this category deal with managing systems or processes such as finances, security systems, training programs, or marketing. For employees in this job category, promotions are typically given 2 grade increments at a time until GS-12 is reached.

Agencies that have hired a General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Transportation Security Administration 9,054 $80,418.02
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 6,620 $73,553.19
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 5,906 $81,326.12
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 2,326 $88,175.21
Federal Bureau of Investigation 1,624 $71,470.57
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 929 $93,015.58
Drug Enforcement Administration 582 $87,835.95
Employee Benefits Security Administration 555 $91,124.25
Veterans Benefits Administration 518 $67,952.85
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 484 $94,523.83
Federal Aviation Administration 445 $104,451.62
Forest Service 440 $58,886.70
Office of Personnel Management 374 $71,373.18
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 328 $64,485.30
U.S. Coast Guard 307 $83,198.20
National Protection and Programs Directorate 279 $108,209.25
Bureau of Land Management 223 $68,211.09
Food Safety and Inspection Service 182 $89,415.28
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 166 $88,018.43
Consumer Product Safety Commission 162 $91,016.57
International Trade Administration 157 $100,553.10
Office of Labor-Management Standards 117 $96,933.44
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 112 $78,516.65
Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement 88 $68,656.91
Departmental Offices 79 $107,078.25
Risk Management Agency 78 $86,710.45
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 73 $86,143.73
Commodity Futures Trading Commission 62 $122,915.97
National Transportation Safety Board 60 $125,352.55
U.S. Secret Service 59 $94,097.51
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 56 $100,562.09
Internal Revenue Service 48 $100,395.44
Bureau of Industry and Security 47 $99,456.81
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 46 $79,486.98
Federal Trade Commission 46 $98,730.74
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 43 $95,736.51
Department of State 35 $106,104.43
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 33 $83,924.85
Department of Energy 32 $107,299.16
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 29 $73,984.83
Environmental Protection Agency 25 $88,328.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 23 $140,377.70
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 21 $93,312.48
U.S. Marshals Service 20 $66,763.30
Mine Safety and Health Administration 20 $97,129.15
Chemical Safety/Hazard Investigation Board 17 $107,048.24
Food and Drug Administration 17 $79,773.47
Agricultural Marketing Service 17 $96,380.76
Federal Emergency Management Agency 16 $95,401.63
Social Security Administration 15 $79,428.33
Financial Crimes Enforcement Network 14 $106,674.57
Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program 13 $97,887.62
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 10 $97,977.50
Foreign Agricultural Service 10 $110,822.70
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 10 $82,997.20
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 9 $101,584.44
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 8 $120,082.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 8 $95,936.25
Office of Inspector General (Department of Transportation) 8 $103,804.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 7 $90,199.86
Offices, Boards and Divisions 7 $134,098.29
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 6 $103,548.33
Agency for International Development 4 $99,106.00
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission 4 $107,011.75
Office of Inspector General (Department of Education) 4 $79,586.25
Departmental Administration 4 $125,429.50
Committee for Purchase from People Blind or Severely Disabled 4 $106,140.50
Office of Inspector General (Federal Housing Finance Agency) 4 $151,713.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 3 $101,102.67
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 3 $96,455.67
Office of Inspector General (Department of Treasury) 3 $141,610.33
Bureau of Reclamation 2 $66,330.50
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 2 $148,505.00
Peace Corps 1 $103,682.00
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $62,467.00
Small Business Administration 1 $126,251.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 1 $123,758.00
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1 $170,854.00
Office of Secretary of Transportation 1 $136,134.00
Office of the Director 1 $152,635.00
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 1 $84,550.00
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 1 $119,238.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $140,759.00
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1 $115,742.00
National Park Service 1 $63,499.00
Government Printing Office 1 $165,265.00
National Science Foundation 1 $178,212.00
National Labor Relations Board 1 $181,994.00
Homeland Security Staff 1 $123,758.00
Headquarters, Nasa 1 $175,000.00
Office of the Secretary of Agriculture 1 $122,099.00

General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer Pay Distribution

The average pay for a General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer is $80,882.79.

Common General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer Payscales

Payscale Number of General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor Employees
GS - General Schedule 19,899
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 9,023
GL - Gs Emp Grades 3-10 Paid Leo Special Rate 3,326
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 444
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 182
CT - Commodity Futures Trading Commission Pos 62
ES - Senior Executive Service 48
ZA - Administrative 31
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 31
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 27
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 23
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 19
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 11
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 10
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 6
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 5
EL - Non-executive Positions At Fhfa 3
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 2
CG - Corporate Graded 2
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 1
EX - Executive Pay 1
IG - Inspectors General 1
GE - Gpo Emp Formerly Under Pay Plan Sl 1
SL - Senior Level Positions 1
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 1

Starting Paygrade: $26,233.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-4, Step 1
Maximum Paygrade: $138,572.00 / year base pay at paygrade GS-15, Step 10
Category: Administrative and Management
Occupation Family: 1800 INSPECTION, INVESTIGATION, ENFORCEMENT, AND COMPLIANCE GROUP

Other Jobs at the GS-4 Paygrade

GS-4 is the starting paygrade for General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, and Compliance jobs. Here are some other Federal Government jobs that can be held by employees at the GS-4 paygrade.

Occupation Occupation Category Starting Paygrade Maximum Paygrade
Forestry TechnicianTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9
Health System AdministrationAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Insurance ExaminingAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Paralegal SpecialistAdministrative and ManagementGS-4GS-15
Consumer Safety InspectionTechnical and Medical SupportGS-1GS-9

Average General Inspection, Investigation, Enfor Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a General Inspector, Investigator, Enforcer was $65,448. Since then, the average pay has decreased to $673 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 1801.

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